Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2359
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NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet, 



    
        

            Yovin Yahathugoda
NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet
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NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet, 



    
        

            Yovin Yahathugoda
NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet
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NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave CDK24

Imaging cameras: FLI ProLine PL9000

Mounts: Mathis Instruments MI-1000/1250

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Ultrastar

Software: PixInsight 1.8.6 Ripley  ·  Photoshop 2020

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon SII 3nm  ·  Astrodon OIII 3nm

Accessory: Astrodon MonsterMOAG Off-Axis Guider


Frames:
Astrodon OIII 3nm: 10x300" (50') bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3nm: 2x600" (20') bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 3nm: 10x300" (50') bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 3nm: 2x600" (20') bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 10x300" (50') bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 2x600" (20') bin 1x1

Integration: 3h 30'


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4199378

RA center: 7h 18' 30"

DEC center: -13° 11' 52"

Pixel scale: 0.620 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 104.139 degrees

Field radius: 0.285 degrees


Resolution: 2038x2609

Locations: El Sauce Observatory, Río Hurtado, Coquimbo Region, Chile

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

Description

Thor's Helmet in HST Palette.

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NGC 2359 - Thor's Helmet, 



    
        

            Yovin Yahathugoda